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AUSBOY
Nov 3rd, 2004, 12:03 AM
Was very happy to see her make a last minute dash to Manila and has entered Qualifying. Brilliant scheduling decision!

She will pick up 0.75 easily and then should become the 2nd seed in the main draw!

Should make the quarters at least with a reasonable draw but I have probably jinxed her now by saying that!

But yeah really good decision for her to stabilise and move her rank up into the 600's hopefully!

Also very pleasing to see Stosur and Wheeler commit to the $50K in USA, dunno if Wheeler will get there, but glad that Samantha has decided to enter a challenger, its been a while for her and as the 2nd seed it will be good to see how she copes with the pressure of a high seeding.

kell
Nov 3rd, 2004, 12:57 AM
If this is the Cassie Barr I think it is, I went to school with her:) Didn't realise she still played tennis!

ozfan44
Nov 4th, 2004, 01:12 AM
2-BARR Cassandra AUS d. WC-WANNASUK Nungnadda THA 6-3,6-4 :woohoo:

WC-PETER Anja- Vanessa GER d. 2-BARR Cassandra AUS 2-6,7-5,6-0 :eek: :( :( :(

Barr/Horikawa def. Arevalo/Santos 7-5/6-4 :woohoo:

AUSBOY
Nov 5th, 2004, 06:24 AM
She lost in the Doubles Q/F

Still there is next week as well, even if she picks up another point or two that should get her in the 600's

TS
Nov 6th, 2004, 06:28 AM
Wannasuk. Best name ever.

AUSBOY
Nov 6th, 2004, 08:51 AM
LOL yeah

AUSBOY
Nov 6th, 2004, 11:21 PM
After Manila next week, Cassandra is off to Pretoria in Sth Africa to play the 2 x $10K's there!

Wonder if she will then come back via the 2x$10K's in India! Got to give her credit for trying!

ozfan44
Nov 7th, 2004, 01:38 AM
Gr8 Decision To Play These Events Instead Of The Aussie 25k's
Pitty A Few More Didn't Do The Same

AUSBOY
Nov 10th, 2004, 01:58 AM
Barr won her 1st round 6-0 6-1 at 2nd Manila $10K

CCCP1
Nov 10th, 2004, 02:59 AM
Go Cassandra

broncosven
Nov 10th, 2004, 07:35 AM
Cool

Great for her !!

AUSBOY
Nov 10th, 2004, 03:30 PM
Won 2nd round singles 6-1 6-2, lost her doubles though 7-5 in the 3rd

ozfan44
Nov 11th, 2004, 01:56 AM
good luck in her quater final today

this event is on clay according to itf site! didn't think she liked the stuff but obviously she can play on it! keep going cassie, climb up the rankings